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Latin American SPH Award 2016

Latin American HUB 2016 @ Habitat III
Monday, 17 October, 2016 - 09:30 to Friday, 21 October, 2016 - 19:30
The Latin American Social production of habitat award is attributed each year to inspiring local projects that represent the diversity of community-driven habitat solutions on the continent. The Award seeks to enhance experience exchange, to inspire new initiatives and to increase the visibiltiy of the projects. This year's edition is implemented in collaboration with the Uruguayan Federation of Mutual Self-help Housing Cooperatives (FUCVAM) and Building and Social Housing Foundation and the support of Habitat International Coalition-Latin America.

Projects 2016:

Category 'social mouvement':

  • Cooperativas de Vivienda de Bolivia (CACVAM), Bolivia - National federation of housing cooperatives based on mutual aid

Category 'local projects':

  • Cooperativa Corazon Fuerta (Covicofu), Uruguay - member of the Uruguayen Federation of Mutual Self Help Housing Cooperatives (FUCVAM)
  • Asociacion de Viviendas de Virgen del Carmen Quinto Patio, Peru (CIDAP)

The projects received their awards at the Foro Resistencia which took place during the Habitat3 conference, on October 19th 2016!

CACVAM - Bolivia
COVICOFU - Uruguay
Asociación Virgen del Carmen del Quinto Patio - Perú